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two u.s. soldiers and four american civilian contractors were killed when the suicide car bomber attacked their convoy in cab uhl. 16 people were killed. >> newly released white house e-mails provide a glimpse into how the obama administration handled talking point right after the benghazi terrorist attacks. >> 25,000 documents, the white house has hand selected these. >> arresting 19-year-old in connection with the mother's day parade shooting.
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welcome to "cbs this morning." good morning norah. >> good morning, charlie. a lot of news to cover. >> we begin with storms deadliest tornado outbreak this year. three twisters tore across north texas last night. >> six people known dead. up to 100 are hurt. seven others still missing this morning. granbury, southwest of dallas. good morning. >> reporter: good morning, charlie, norah. tornadoes came through in the dark of night and they ripped through two neighborhoods in this town of granbury. officials are trying to determine what happened to some residents. they still can't account for. planning more house-to-house searches this morning. >> holy smokes. >> reporter: they touched down just before 8:00 last night, packing winds up to 80 miles per hour. storms brought heavy rain
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baseball sized hail and for some community, devastation. >> it happened our neighborhood is gone. >> you can see stuff going all through the air. it's just wiped out. trees gone houses completely demolished. >> reporter: officials sowned emergency alarms and urged residents to take cover. but the storm claimed several lives. hood county sheriff roger deeds said there could be more. >> i'm not aware of any kids involved. they are all adults. but i don't have further information other than six adults passed away. >> reporter: local churches opened their doors after the storm, area hospitals are caring for the dozens injured. officials are still surveying the damage. >> we'll be very busy the next couple of days. we have some reports of other areas that have had some damage and we'll be ramping up an operation i'm sure shortly.
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to assist with that. >> another tornado came through in a town about 45 minutes from here. the town of claiborne. the damage there was extensive. one observer described the tornado as up to a mile wide but the difference there? no casualties reported as of yet. as compared to the killed and injured here. back to you. >> thank you anna. new evidence to report in the boston marathon bombing. a story you will see only on cbs this morning. >> our senior correspond respondentseent john miller is here. tell us what you have learned. >> a very interesting note found in the boat where sfwlok ardzhokhar tsavraev was captured by police. he was in the boat bleeding from multiple wounds. he found a pen, no paper. he wrote on the interior of the cabin. he didn't mourn tamerlan he was
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a mortare march martyr now. that the bombs were retribution for killing of muslims in iraq and afghanistan. the victims of the boston bombing were collateral damage the same way innocent victims have been collateral damage in u.s. wars around the world. summing up that when you attack one muslim you attack all muslims, and what he has done there is basically written that communique, the claim of responsibility, that investigators didn't find anywhere else after the attack. >> is this a confession? >> it's very interesting in that he admitted much of this to police and the fbi during the time he was interrogated. but before he was given his miranda warnings. in one sense if this ever goes to trial, there is going to be a big fight to keep those
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statements out. admitting responsibility. in his hand writings in the place where he was alone during that time statements that are admissible. >> does it answer questions about motive? >> well it does. now, it also is consistent with what he told investigators while he was in custody. there it is in black and white, literally. >> he says when you attack one muslim, you attack all muslims. but they still believe he was self-radicalized and not part of a larger group. >> it appears more and more clear this was something put together by his brother and him and not some larger group. >> one final detail the note on the wall of the boat that he scribbled, he thought he was dying. it was riddled with bullets. >> the boat shot hundreds of times, and the note has those in it. >> what is the last big question remaining. >> the last big question remaining, who else knew anything. the wife someone overseas they are moving forward.
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>> john miller thank you for new information. >> thank you. this month deadliest for coalition forces in afghanistan. american service members killed in a car bombing. the explosion rattled buildings across town. >> reporter: good morning, norah and charlie, u.s. military officials confirm two american soldiers are among the 15 people dead in this morning's car bomb attack in kabul. afghan officials say four private contractors killed in the attack were also americans. that is yet to be confirmed by u.s. sources. a suicide bomber ran into a nato convoy this morning. local police say nine afghan civilians were killed and dozens more wounded. one of the worst attacks in the capital in months. certainly the worst in terms of american casualties. the militant group hezba islami is claiming responsibility.
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a job opening at the internal revenue service. it may do little to satisfy critics. president obama called the irs targeting of conservative groups inexcusable. nancy cordes joins us from capitol hill. >> the white house was under pressure to take action fast and show they were taking the situation seriously. so the president met with the treasury secretary and then announced that the head of the irs had been fired. shortly after being fired, the acting commissioner of the irs returned to his home in suburban washington. steven miller 25-year agency veteran had no comment for cameras, but in an international e-mail to irs employees, he wrote, i believe the service will benefit from having a new acting commissioner in place during this challenging period." >> good afternoon, everybody. >> reporter: president obama agreed, and called it the first
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of several steps needed to restore the public's trust in the irs. a treasury department investigation found the agency had used inappropriate criteria to single out conservative groups with names like tea party, 9-12. >> i hadwill not tolerate this from any agency. >> reporter: two employees in cincinnati have been disciplined. john boehner called their actions criminal. >> my question, who is going to jail over this scandal? >> reporter: four separate congressional committees have scheduled hearings on the scandal. miller told us he would testify. >> we'll talk on friday guys. >> reporter: but that was before the fbi ordered a criminal probe and before miller was let go. republican peter roskam serves on the ways and means committee. >> i would be disappointed if he
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takes the fifth amendment. an opportunity to clear this up and the question that needs to be answered is who made this decision? we are also told, obviously, over a period of months sort of in dismissive fashion, these things around happening, don't worry yourselves about this sort of thing. no it's actually happened. >> mark owens, former director at the irs, says the agency was wrong to single out certain groups but he doesn't believe any crimes were committed. >> i didn't see anything in the inspector general's report that suggested that the tax law was applied inappropriately to any of these organizations. >> reporter: lawmakers say they still have a lot of questions. who crafted this inappropriate criteria. why did it go on for so long why did the irs deny it despite dozens of letters from members of congress. norah, charlie. >> the white house trying to answer critics on benghazi. the obama administration
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released 100 pages of e-mails and notes. bill plante at the white house. what do the e-mails show. >> good morning, and good morning out west. these same e-mails were given to congress months ago and republicans have been selectively leaking them. using the information to fuel arguments that the white house held information for political reasons, the white house has gotten very frustrated over there and they have released what they say are the full set of e-mails. in the original drafts of the talking points the cia said the assault may have been spontaneously inspired by the protests at the u.s. embassy in cairo. u.n. ambassador susan rice would repeat that two days later. >> it began spontaneously in benghazi as a reaction to what had transpired some hours earlier in cairo. >> reporter: the first version acknowledged extremists with ties to al qaeda participated in the attack and that there had been at least five other attacks
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against foreign interests in benghazi in the previous six months. but after several revisions, those details never made it into the final draft. after a meeting at the white house, deputy cia director michael morell scratched them out. he was worried naming the terror groups would unnecessarily influence the fbi investigation. the state department spokeswoman victoria nuland urged the threats be removed, worried that the information could be abused by members of congress. david petraeus wanted the warnings made public. in one e-mail he wrote, frankly, i would just as soon not use this then. the e-mails released to counter criticism from the republicans that the white house intentionally deleted the reference to al qaeda to spare president obama embarrassment during his re-election campaign. >> what i want is the truth. >> reporter: the e-mails seem to
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support the administration that they made few changes and didn't intend a coverup. the white house cleared quickly but the state has major concerns. >> suddenly three days ago, this gets spun up as if there is something new to the story. there is no there there. >> reporter: but even if the white house had little involvement, it does show an internal battle between the state department and cia, neither of which wanted to be the focus of criticism this isn't the end by any means, the issue will come up when the president has a news conference two hours from now, and republicans are urging the white house to release more documents. they say they will call witnesses, this isn't going away. charlie, norah. >> bill plante thank you. president obama will meet with the joint chiefs to deal with the ng problem of sexual assault in the military. two military officers accused of sexual misconduct both men in
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charge of preventing those types of crimes. we'll talk about kristen gil gillibrand, she is introducing legislation aimed at cracking down on the problem. joining us now bob schieffer. good morning. >> good morning. >> you have seen lots of second terms this one on a big political victory, wanting to do things, and then there is picture one of intrusive government and a president who seems like a bystander in his own government. >> yeah people were talking in washington. are we back to the nixon administration? this is what they did in the nixon administration. this is not the nixon administration where you have burglars and people talking about blowing up the brookings institution. this is more of a case is anybody home? all of a sudden you have this thing with the justice department. they are over there getting all these phone records of all of the reporters, the attorney general, he didn't know anything about it. you get to the irs, they don't
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seem to know anything about the tea party thing. come to the white house, they don't know anything about benghazi. somebody has to grab hold of this thing, and i mean you know it's -- it's very very disturbing what we're seeing here. >> what do you make of the president's actions yesterday. dealt with all three things yesterday, fired the head of the irs, released 100 pages of e-mails that deal with benghazi and the third scandal, the snooping into the ap reporter phone records, the president put out he's for a shield law for journalists, the white house took a lot of proactive action yesterday. >> they did. but it was yesterday. i mean why -- how is it these things -- nobody seems to have been taking them very seriously up to this point. no question though that the administration was trying to get the story out that the war on terrorism, the threat of terrorism had been lessened it wasn't as serious as it had been pictured. and that erupt into this thing
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with all of the e-mails. we see at the state department the spokesman there is aing my higher ups in the building are worried about this. which higher ups? why were the higher ups worried? >> you are speaking about victoria nuland and in the e-mails back and forth, saying my higher ups are worried about this. the question is was it the secretary of state? hillary clinton? >> we still don't know the answer to that pretty easy thing, obviously. the president did the right thing in letting the temporary head of the irs go. but what happens now? where does this go from here? that should not have happened. >> it all stems -- goes to the center of government the oval office, doesn't it? the president has to take control of his own government. >> you know that's where you are seeing some of the criticism now. you know there is no question the situation in washington is toxic as i've ever seen it. but are you now seeing those on the left saying you know the president has got to start
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participating in the presidency i believe is the way that dana millvak framed it in "the washington post." the president has some serious problems here. if he can't get a hold of this he won't get anything done in the second term. that's the bottom line. >> bob schieffer, thank you. the purple tie looks nice. >> thank you. >> you too, charlie. >> everybody in purple. >> i look for guidance in fashion from schieffer. >> be sure to watch "face the nation" sunday mornings right here on cbs. time to show you this morning's headlines from around the globe. the first in stem cell research. scientists used cloning to use human embryos. but it comes with ethical questions and fears about human clones. "the new york times" says the u.s. is hinting at another military strike in syria. los angeles times, nasa is
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trying to rescue the kepler telescope. it has found 132 distant planets in the search for life beyond earth. british guardian says international sanctions against north korea are working and delaying the nuclear program. sanctions and arms embargoes are choking off the north. >> and "the wall street journal," a study claims that a medication that can target the all right. we're starting out with a lot of clouds around the bay area. we have seen some scattered light showers to begin the day and that's where we are going to see it on and off throughout the day. a weak weather system is sliding through. temperatures will stay cool. our hi-def doppler radar looks very impressive but not all of this is hitting the ground. we have seen some scattered showers in the tri-valley and into san jose. and a chance we could see some more on and off throughout the day today. so be prepared for that.
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keep that umbrella with you. the temperatures going to be cool mainly in the 60s possibly low 70s. this national weather report sponsored by "choice hotels" where you'll always find a cozy room. book today. it is the first time o.j. simpson has ever testified in one of his criminal cases. >> your voice is pretty loud in the room. >> my voice is always loud. jack ford tells us why o.j.
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may actually go free. a star accused in an international cheating scandal. the alleged plot comes straight out of a movie. and new crash tests on small suvs. only one model gets top marks in protecting passengers. the news is back in the morning here on "cbs this morning." stay tuned for your local news. this portion of "cbs this morning" sponsored by safelite auto glass.
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overnight homicide in san jose's blossom hill area. a man died in a good morning, everyone. it's 7:26. i'm frank mallicoat get up you dated on some bay area headlines. there are no suspect on an overnight homicide in san jose's blossom hill area am of a man died in a parking lot on blossom hill road at snell avenue. a relative of one of the victims is being held in connection with a triple stabbing in east san jose. a one-year-old and his grandmother were killed and a 3- year-old seriously injured yesterday afternoon. and bay area home prices are on the rise. the median price is above a half million dollars for the first time in five years. prices jumped 17% in just one month. and big problems with bart and highway 24 over in the east bay. liz has you covered with traffic, lawrence has your forecast coming up.
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it's been a crazy morning for east bay commuters. a man jumped on the tracks near macarthur station and on 24 the nearby freeway around 7 a.m. the person has been taken into custody and trains are once again moving. but bart says they are still experiencing major delays in all directions from the macarthur station in oakland. also, 24 has reopened. it was shut down for a while in both directions approaching telegraph. but it's still super jammed up from at least orinda. that's traffic. here's lawrence. >> all right. mostly cloudy skies around the bay area. we have a weak weather system sliding through. our kpix 5 hi-def doppler radar tracking some of the showers popping up just some light activity right now. by the afternoon, those temperatures going to stay cool only in the 60s, low 70s.
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on his last day in the u.s. britain's prince harry saddled up. he had some fun for a good cause at the greenwich, connecticut, polo club. he raised money for a charity he co-founded to help an african nation of lasoto. welcome back. coming up in this half hour an american poker champ beats the house playing james bond's favorite game. now the casino won't pay. did he cheat or is he just that good? and there is new information this morning about the safety of sports utility vehicles. we'll show you which models are coming in first and last. that's ahead. o.j. simpson is no stranger to a courtroom, but for the first time simpson testified wednesday in a criminal case. he was convicted of kidnapping and armed robbery. he's trying to get a new trial. bill whitaker shows us how
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simpson has changed. >> reporter: looking every one of his almost 66 years, o.j. simpson took the witness stand in a las vegas courtroom yesterday. his hands and legs in shackles. even pouring himself a cup of water was difficult, but it seemed easy for him to recall the 2008 trial that led to a minimum nine-year sentence. >> did you think that you were acting legally? >> yes, i did. >> reporter: simpson was convicted for his part in an armed confrontation in a las vegas hotel room. he says he didn't know his co-defendants were armed when they attempted to retrieve memorabilia he claims were his. >> well it was my stuff. my lawyer told me you can't break into a guy's room. i didn't break into anybody's room. i didn't beat up anybody. i didn't try to muscle the guys, i didn't. >> reporter: his lawyer in 2008 was yale glandalanter. he said galanter said it was okay to retrieve the memorabilia. he also says galanter wrongly
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in his own defense and perhaps most importantly failed to inform simpson about a possible plea deal for much less prison time. >> if you knew that you could be convicted on all the charges, would you have taken it? >> of course. >> reporter: through a whole day of questioning, simpson remained calm and surprisingly at ease. >> the media, you know i mean i've spent the last four and a half years the most uneventful four and a half years of my life. yet i've been headlines in the media. i'm getting married to a guy. i got beat up by skinheads. >> reporter: it's a stark contrast to the more belligerent o.j. we saw the last time he took the stand, during the 1996 civil trial for the wrongful death of nicole brown simpson and ron goldman. >> i know that one could never really use the word "humble" in connection with o.j. simpson, but he seems to be somewhat humbled by what he's been through. >> your voice is pretty loud in
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the room. >> my voice is always loud. >> our strategy was just you know, get up there and tell the truth and you'll be fine. >> reporter: simpson completed his testimony yesterday. the hearing deciding o.j.'s fate is expected to end tomorrow. for "cbs this morning," i'm bill whitaker in los angeles. jack ford knows o.j. simpson and has covered simpson's legal fights over the past two decades. good morning. >> good morning. >> what did you think of o.j. on the stand? >> here's what you have to say about o.j. whether you think he's a killer or not, he's a very charismatic, compelling guy. if you spend any time talking with him, you'd walk away saying well he's my friend i'm interested in talking with him. ike i think you saw on the stand that charisma and that compelling testimony. >> regardless of how charismatic he is, how compelling is his argument? >> it's interesting. they have got a couple of very intriguing arguments. what you have to learn is they haveioned for writ of
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habeus corpus. he's had all his appeals and been turned down. this is his last chance. usually they're just tossed out. very few are ever granted. if i'm o.j. and his lawyer the fact that a judge is intrigued to do a hearing and take some testimony at least has to make them think they have something of a shot. it raises a couple of issues. we heard that a couple of moments ago in the piece. he's claiming that my lawyer didn't tell me there's a deal on the table. if that's in fact so that could be a real problem. and he's saying my lawyer didn't allow me to testify, and my testify would have been i got the okay from my lawyer. my lawyer said it's okay to go in and take the stuff if it's mine. again, would it have made a difference? we can't say yes, but it could have had an impact on a jury if in fact that's all true and if he said it. >> what's the next step? >> you're going to hear from the lawyer. what about lawyer confidentiality? once o.j. gets on the stand and
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tells the story, confidentiality is done. so they'll ask his lawyer did in fact you hold back from him a plea deal? and did in fact you advise him legally it was okay for him to go in and do this? and if he says yes, then everybody is agreeing the judge is going to have to wrestle with it. if he says no then you've got conflicting testimony and who knows what a judge ends up doing. >> thank you jack. the small sport utility vehicle is the modern version of the station wagon but safety experts say the average car may be safer than some of those suvs. a tougher crash test is exposing their safety flaws. this is the kind of crash that experts say causes 25% of serious injuries or deaths in frontal collisions. >> when we look back out at the real world crash data there's a crash mode that's not been accounted for, and it's called small overlap. >> reporter:y a portion of the front bumper is involved in these types of crashes, but that
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can effectively bypass some of the safety mechanisms automakers already have in place. the insurance institute for highway safety recently started testing these crashes and the results for small suvs are out this morning. >> we're a little disappointed that only two vehicles performed well out of the 13 in this test. >> reporter: according to the iihs, the 2014 subaru forrester performed best followed by the 2013 mitsubishi outlander sport. >> i think what these tests show is that a large majority of the small suv manufacturers have a lot of work to do to improve the performance in this crash mode. >> reporter: the ford escape had the worst safety results. in a statement to cbs news ford said it takes seriously every industry development related to vehicle crash performance and is reviewing the test results. others that received a poor overall rating were the jeep patriot, the buick encore the kia sportage and the hyundai
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tucson. >> i think some of them are resigned to not getting the best results, but are working internally to improve it in the next generation. >> reporter: and it's important to note, most of the suvs that performed poorly have done relatively well in other types of crash tests. for "cbs this morning," chip reid, washington. and the card game made famous by james bond is facing a scandal. you'll see one american that's accused of the biggest crime in gambling. and tomorrow on "cbs this morning" -- >> i'm mark phillips. these are letters written 70 years ago by a prisoner of war with secret code in them that's taken experts until now to crack. that story tomorrow on "cbs this morning."
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check out this video. a bus in johnstown,
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pennsylvania, picked up an unexpected passenger. newly released video from the bus shows a deer crashing through the windshield. it happened on tuesday. the deer flailed around for a while but when the driver opened the door. >> it's out of there. >> eventually the deer found its way out. only one passenger was on board. no one was hurt. the poor deer looks very scared. that's very dangerous. >> looking for a way out. >> yeah. one of the biggest names in poker is in a fight with one of london's most prestigious casinos and it is no game at stake. some $12 million. the casino claims the money was won by cheating. charlie d'agata shows us why the truth may be in the cards. >> reporter: he's been dubbed the tiger woods of poker. american phil ivey nine-time winner of the world series of poker. >> ivey shows him his kings and will win that pot. >> reporter: at 37 ivey is considered the best poker player
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in the world. but is he also a cheat? last august ivey came to crockfords, london's oldest casino. over two days he won nearly $12 million playing the high stakes poker game baccarat known as the game of kings. the object is to get a hand whose value is closest to 9. 007 is an aficionado. >> you seem to know unbeatable mr. bond. >> reporter: baccarat was also central to the 1966 movie "kaleidoscope" starring warren beatty beatty. he won big at casinos using marked decks. in court documents obtained by cbs news crockfords casino accused ivey of pulling off something similar. the casino said ivey and a female accomplice studied the back of cards for imperfections, asking the dealer to rotate some
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cards. ivey and his friend said they were just being superstitious but the casino said it was to get a better look at the telltale flaws. once ivey new the value of the cards with the defects, he could then make big bets when those cards were redealt. >> on this side of the card there's a bigger diamond than on this side fdof the card. these small diamonds show that these cards are now the 5 through 0 cards. >> reporter: phil zender is a security consultant for the gaming industry. >> probably 70% of the decks of cards have some type of flaw where it could be -- whether it could be used against the casino is another thing. >> reporter: they studied surveillance footage. ivey strongly denied he did anything wrong and sued earlier this month. in a statement he said the fact that i've issued a lawsuit in the face of what they are alleging says everything about how comfortable i am with my
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conduct and the validity of my win. >> he's saying this is your cards, your equipment, your procedure. now we play the game according to the rules. we should get our money. >> reporter: which means in this high-stakes legal showdown it will all come down to who folds first. for "cbs this morning," charlie d'agata, london. >> you can't really know all the facts there in terms of this guy who seem to be very very very good. if he's that good, why would he allow that impression to be had that he was trying to game the game. >> you know what your mom always said, cheaters never win, right?right? we'll see. do you play baccarat? >> i do occasionally. >> your favorite game? >> the game of kings. oh, no no. i think probably -- >> hearts? gin rummy. >> blackjack. >> there you go. i don't think i've ever been inside a casino. >> you've never been inside a casino? >> i think one time i walked
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through on a presidential trip. >> never been to las vegas? >> only on a presidential trip. yes, yes. we have to get you out for some fun, norah. around the bay area today, clouds in the skies, we have seen a few scattered light showers outside, as well. so be prepared for that. you may need that windshield wiper. carry the umbrella, you may see showers from time to time. hi-def doppler looks i am police ever but really just -- looks impressive but really just widely scattered showers outside. a closer look, some of it settling into the bay and san francisco. low 70s inland. 60s and 70s inside the bay. two members of the military who were supposed to prevent sexual assaults are now charged with sexual misconduct. america's top general called the issue a crisis. new york senator kristen gillibrand will show us her answers to this fast-growing problem as the president today meets with the chairman of the on "cbs this morning."
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finally, some good news for the romney campaign. >> there you go. so in other big news i understand that you sat down with one of my favorite irishmen. >> my third favorite irishman. >> really? >> my first favorite irish person. first there is you, then william butler yates and then bono. >> i'm number one above yates and bono? >> how about that? >> i'm so sweet. >> or i lie. >> so what did bono tell you? you know he's the front man, right? greatest man in the world. >> it takes something special to be a front man. bono tells us about the perks of being famous. so celebrity today, it gives you the currency to change the globe. >> yeah, you have to be -- you've got to be useful. you've got to use it wisely. spend it wisely. i try to do that. but also i really like getting a
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>> your realtime captioner: linda marie macdonald good morning, everyone. it's 7:56. i'm michelle griego. investigators are questioning a person of interest in connection with a triple stabbing in the alum rock area east of san jose. that person, 27-year-old ruben ramirez, was picked up in san francisco last night. a woman and her 1-year-old grandson were fatally stabbed. a 3-year-old girl is hospitalized in serious condition. the owner of a party bus company is under arrest in connection with the death of a passenger. jon reno st. james owns party bus of santa cruz. he is charged with vehicular and involuntary manslaughter in the case of natasha nolan. she fell out of a bus last july on highway 17 near los gatos. the santa clara county grand jury accuses the owner of gross negligence. stay with us, traffic and weather in just a moment.
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good morning. there's going to be a lot of people in the east bay late for work. still experiencing major delays on bart anywhere from 30 to 40 minutes because of that earlier incident where a man was hopping from the bart tracks to the freeway. bart is now running so the residual delays continue on all lines heading into and out of the macarthur station. also, 24 once again reopened but check out those backups. it is jammed from st. stevens in orinda all the way to the macarthur maze. here's lawrence. >> all right. we have some scattered showers popping up around the bay area. hi-def doppler radar is showing you some of the showers outside. looks like it will be unsettled throughout the day today so if you are headed out the door, keep the umbrella with you and don't be surprised if you need that umbrella several times as we are going to see unsettled weather and cool temperatures.
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♪ good morning to you. it's 8:00 in the west. welcome back to "cbs this morning." north texas takes a pounding from a swarm of tornadoes. at least six people are dead and the damage is devastating. prince harry's visit to america ended with a polo victory and without any trouble. and the lead singer of u 2, the iconic man behind the sunglasses is bono. he tells us why "imagine" is his least favorite john lennon song. first, here's a look at "eye opener" at 8:00. >> those tornadoes tame through in the dark of night. and they ripped through the town of grandbury. so far, six people are known dead. up to 100 hurt. >> very interesting note found
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in the boat of dzhokhar tsarnaev. basically the note said that the bombings were in retribution in places like iraq and afghanistan. >> u.s. military officials confirmed two american soldiers are among the people people dead in this morning's car bombing attack in kabul. >> the secretary will take the first step by requesting and accepting the resignation of the assistant commissioner of the irs. >> lawmakers still have question it's. who crafted this? the white house is also trying to answer questions on benghazi. the administration released 100 pages of e-mails and notes. >> even if the white house had little involvement the e-mails do show an internal battle between the president and the cia. >> president has serious problems here. can he grab ahold of this? if he doesn't, he's not getting anything done. >> for a judge to say i'm going hear this has to make them think they have somewhat of a
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shot. >> $3.8 million, i think i know who stole my ping-pong table. [ laughter ] >> i'm charlie rose with gayle king and norah o'donnell. in texas, they're looking for a survivors of a devastating spring of tornadoes. >> anna werner is in grandbury, about 75 miles south of ft. worth. >> reporter: good morning to you. officials here will be doing house-to-house searches they say looking for any people who might not not been able to get out last night. there are still some people unaccounted for. at least six people were killed when the three tornadoes came through this area. they touched down in ft. worth here.
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two subdivisions in the town of granbury were hit. the town was evacuated and officials are surveying the local damage but the local sheriff described the subdivision as demolished. a tornado hit another town from here, 45 minutes from here, cleburne but with widespread damage there, there was nobody killed there which is good news for cleburne. law officials closed off granbury as they continue to search. they're hoping to not find anybody else killed but they're hoping to find people that they haven't found thus far. they're planning on taking the media on a tour this morning so the reporters can see some of the damage. we should have more information later today. charlie, gayle and norah, back to you. investigators tell our john miller that boston bombing suspect dzhokhar tsarnaev left a farewell note.
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the note said he did not mourn the death of his brother tamerlan tsarnaev and he said he's now a martyr and dzhokhar would soon join him. dzhokhar also wrote that the bombings were inspired by attacks on muslims. he called the victims in boston collateral damage. the message was written on the inside of the boat. the head of the internal revenues service had nothing to say this monk steven miller was asked to resign yesterday. it's the first major change after irs had admitted to targeting conservative groups. the president said americans have a right to be angry. >> i'll do everything in my power to make sure nothing like this happens again. by holding the responsible parties accountable, by putting in place new checks and new safe guards and going forward by making sure that the laws applied as it should be. >> the president is due to answer questions at a news conference later today. on capitol hill the questions got a little heated
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yesterday at the house judiciary committee. attorney general eric holder argued with republican congressman darrell issa about e-mails from thomas perez, the top civil rights official. >> i'm sure there must have been a good reason why only the to and from parts were -- >> yes, you didn't want to us see the details, mr. attorney general -- >> no in knowing the to and from -- i'm not going to stop talk now. >> mr. chairman would you inform the witness as to the rules of this committee. >> it's too consistent with the way you conduct yourself as a member of congress. it's unacceptable and it's shameful. >> other republicans says that perez may have used private e-mail for government business. that is against the law. the senate votes on the nomination to be labor secretary. president obama plans to meet with his top discuss sexual assault in the military. the chairman of the joint chiefs
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chairman martin dempsey said women are losing confidence in their military leaders. kristen gillibrand is saying it would make changes in how sexual assaults are prosecuted. >> good morning. >> we saw this report that sexual assaults are up 35%. and disturbing news this morning, that the man who is in charge at prevention the ft. hood may have been running a prostitution ring. what the heck is going on? >> well that story is disgraceful and outrageous. and what we have here is a problem. we have arguably 26,000 assaults a year but only about 3,000 are even reported and only a handful go to trial and result in conviction. so what we need to do is change the system so victims know that they can receive justice. what we heard from the victims is that they fear retaliation. they fear they'll be marginalized or their careers will be over or they'll be
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blamed themselves. we need to create a culture under which they can report the crimes and have them investigated and prosecuted. we believe we have to take this out of the chain of command and allow the reporting and decision making whether to go to trial with the lawyers. the trained prosecutors who understand sexual assault within the military and can actually hopefully receive justice in these cases. >> do you believe that legislation can change a culture, or there must be a deeper look into what culture predict -- produces this kind of result? >> i think it's a very broad-based problem. and it's not a new problem. but what we do know if we can begin to create accountability and transparency in the system where victims see that justice is possible you'll have greater reporting. when you have greater reporting, it means you'll have more investigations. more trials and more convictions. and so as they see justice being done, i think things will change. >> senator i remember when you started these hearings i certainly heard your passion and felt your passion.
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it makes common sense to most civilians that your boss does not decide what happens with a co-worker. why is there such resistance do you think in the military? >> well it just hasn't been done this way. secretary hagel came out a few weeks ago and said no longer does he believe the chain of command should be overturning jury verdicts. similarly do we believe that no longer should the chain of command be deciding whether to go to trial. those should be done through a judicial system. a repeal system and also we have jag lawyers who are trained in this to know whether a trial should go forward or not. what the commanders to enforce this remain intact and they continue to command the troops but for these victims to receive justice in these cases we need to take it out of the chain of command. >> all right. good to see you. britain's prince harry has finished a week-long tour to the united states. the official visit had none of
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the controversy as his last trip to america. elaine quijano shows us how. >> reporter: polo is called the sport of kings the third in line to the british throne took to the polo club. the prince was there to raise funds for sentebale for a charity he started in 2006 carrying on a legacy he started by his mother the late princess diana. the prince scored a goal that helped his team to a 4-3 win. prince harry's seven-day visit in the united states has largely been viewed as a success. >> he's good looking. he's athletic he seems like a nice guy. >> reporter: greeted by adoring fans the every stop the 28-year-old prince managed to avoid the scandalous headlines that followed his visit to las vegas last year. the prince began his tour in
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washington, d.c. where he visited a military hospital. and paid his respects at arlington national cemetery. in colorado the sports-loving harry officiated at the warriors game. and joined injured veterans for a game of sitting volleyball. heading east the prince was with new jersey governor chris christie to survey communities heavily damaged by superstorm sandy but it was back on familiar turf here in connecticut, that the prince's victory provided the perfect ending for america's latest brush with british royalty. for "cbs this morning," elaine quijano, greenwich, connecticut. >> i think everybody agrees harry looks looks good on a horse. >> yes, he does. >> you know there's so much more to his good looks, anyway. >> he looks good anyway. >> i don't want to minimize what he does because the work he does is very very important. he's clearly a people person. i got to go to that lunch and
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everybody was gaga harry. but he was very kind and generous to everybody. >> how was that lunch yesterday? >> it was very very nice. >> did he work the room a little bit? >> he bono has bono has written some of his generations most memorable songs but he'd like to be remembered for other things. he talks about poverty, social
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causing controversy. critics say we are already overdiagnosing psychiatric patients. >> among those worried is the co-author of the last version of the manual dr. allen frances is his name. his new book is called "saving normal."& i like the title. good to have you here. >> thank you. >> what are you most concerned about? >> we have a terrible paradox in our country. we are overtreating people who are basically well. at the same time we're shame fully neglecting psychiatric patients who are really sick. we have one million psychiatric patients in prisons. the prison system now is the biggest care giver for psychiatric patients. at the same time people basically normal are getting all kinds of medicines that they don't need that makes them worse and is a terrible drain on the economy. >> give specific examples. how are we overdiagnosing and what kind of drugs are we giving that we shouldn't we be? >> what's really terrible is attention deficit disorder.
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20% of high school boys in america would get this diagnosis. 10% would be on medication. it turns out an amazing canadian study, the best predictor of attention deficit disorder is when you're born. if you're born in december as opposed to january, doubles the risk. the youngest kids in the class. the youngest kids in the class and given medicine. we should be spending the money on the school systems. we should have smaller classes. >> are the diagnoses being d the diagnostic system is way too loose and at the same time the
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drug companies are able to exploit it. and with advertising to people which can't be done anywhere else in the world except the united states and new zealand, direct advertising to consumers have convinced people that many problems in life are really mental disorders. they're caused by chemical imbalances and the solution is a pill. that's really nonsense. most problems that people present with to their primary doctors will get better on their own with time resilience and support. so we shouldn't be making diagnoses real fast. we should be doing this in a thoughtful way. it's a life-changing decision. >> thank you dr. frances. the name of the book is called "saving normal." all that mattered 27 years ago today, the movie that made applications to the u.s. navy soar. do you remember the name? how about the name of the actor? do you remember, dr. frances?
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all that mattered 27 years ago today. "top gun" took off in theaters across america becoming an instant hit. the action-packed drama starred a 24-year-old tom cruise and val kilmer. >> you can be my wing man any time. >> it was the highest grossing film in 1986 bringing in over $350 million worldwide, and the film will always be remembered for its take on one particular song. ♪ you've lost that loving feeling ♪ ♪ oh that loving feeling ♪ >> up
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>> your realtime captioner: linda marie macdonald a man was found dead overnight in a parking lot in san jose. good morning. hi,everyone. 8:25. i'm frank mallicoat with your kpix 5 news headlines on this thursday. a man was found dead overnight in a parking lot in san jose. the body was found near blossom hill road at snell avenue. investigators say it is not clear how that man died and no suspects have been identified just yet. person of interest now in custody this morning in connection with a triple stabbing in east san jose. 27-year-old ruben ramirez was picked up in san francisco last night. a 1-year-old and his grandmother were killed and a 3- year-old was seriously injured in that stabbing yesterday afternoon. the warriors take on the spurs game 6 tonight. spurs lead the play-off series 3-2 games. the warriors got to win it to stay alive. game time 7:30 in oakland's. don't forget the sharks and kings game 2 tonight as well in their series. traffic and weather coming up right after the break.
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good morning. bart is -- rather, the bay bridge is still really backed up after an earlier incident on the bart tracks. here's a live look, jammed up through the macarthur maze. more than 20 minutes to get you on to the bay bridge. and checking the ride on 880 towards the bay bridge downtown oakland, northbound 880 is really jammed up beyond the oakland coliseum. so bart giving you an update,
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still dealing with some systemwide delays. right now residual delays 10 to 15 minutes especially on lines heading out towards the east bay. muni, caltrain and ace are all on time. that is a check of traffic.latest forecast, here's lawrence. >> all right. a lot of clouds flowing through our skies right now. we have seen some showers outside, as well. in fact, looking from our mount vaca cam, some showers continuing out there. looks like it's going to be hit and miss throughout the day today. our hi-def doppler radar showing you some widely scattered showers now. all this light precipitation but there is a chance of it on and off throughout the day today so be prepared for that. grab that umbrella out the door. the temperatures will be cooler. 60s maybe some low 70s inland. dry though and warmer for the weekend.
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oh you know the music even. welcome back to "cbs this morning." coming up, you certainly know the voice. in this half hour bono has rocked the world for more than three decades. this morning, the pride of ireland tells charlie why americans should be proud of themselves. and these guys are hoping to make their mark on tv this fall. tony shalhoub, jerry o'connell, kal penn and chris smith are in studio 57. hey, guys. still a little boozy from last night. they're here with a preview of their new cbs comedy "we are men." that's ahead. >> i don't think they know they're on camera. >> i don't know. what's going on with you guys? right now we'll show you some of the headlines from around the globe. the "wall street journal" says health care is getting cheaper for retirees. the cost for a couple retiring
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this year is down 8% from last year. but that couple needs $220,000 for care over the rest of their lives. "the new york times" looks at fast food delivery on the gaza strip. it's complicated, costly and really not all that fast. smugglers bring the food in through a tunnel. a bucket of kentucky fried chicken runs $27. and it takes four hours to arrive. >> that's going to be some soggy chicken. "usa today" says the postal service is naming the cities where letter carriers are being bitten boy dogs the most. los angeles tops the list. there were 69 dog bites there last year. san antonio and seattle tie for second with 42. followed by chicago. >> and the "new york post" says a topless painting of bea arthur has sold for nearly $2 million. it was auctioned off last night. the buyer is anonymous. the painting is by john curran. can you see it charlie? women in provocative positions.
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arthur did not sit for the portrait but i wish they had a shot of charlie in the studio going what is that? so here's the question. >> when you said topless woman, all of a sudden charlie goes -- >> so the question is where does one hang a topless photo of bea arthur in their home? any suggestions, charlie? >> no. i don't. i was looking to see if it was a younger bea arthur. >> no you don't. no you didn't. >> anyway can we move on? >> let's, move on and change topics. >> you started it. >> this is a serious story. in phoenix, a woman convicted of murdering her ex-boyfriend is one step closer to death. a jury found jodi arias killed travis alexander in an especially cruel manner and that makes her eligible for the death penalty. >> jurors must decide if they will recommend execution. arias' interview with "48 hours" played a key role in the case.
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maureen maher has covered the story from the beginning. >> reporter: criminal attorney linda kenny baden who worked on the defense teams of casey anthony and phil spector has seen more than her share of murders, but few like this. >> this showed that she was incredibly angry young woman. >> what piece of evidence sticks out the most in your mind? >> well, the piece of evidence that to me is amazing is the slit neck wound. >> why? >> because it was the ultimate control over him. he wasn't going to say anything bad to her ever again. to me that was just vicious. >> reporter: since her arrest in yreka, california, in 2008 jodi has always insisted that she did not viciously murder travis alexander. but her details of how he died have changed repeatedly. >> i think i was inconsistent in my lies yes. >> so let's take a look at what
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you may have said to "48 hours." >> reporter: in the 25 years that it's been on the air, this is the first time a "48 hours" interview has been used as evidence in a death penalty trial. >> hit on the back of the head. i don't think i was out very long. but when i came to travis was on all fours on the tile. >> jodi gave us secrets in those interviews. she gave us insight into what she was thinking. >> in the bathroom standing over travis and i charged her. >> reporter: she talks about having a fight with the woman and describes the woman who attacked travis as being about her height and caucasian. well, that's her. >> i ran down that hall and i pushed her as hard as i could and she fell over him. >> she then talks about power later on in that interview and talks about having a gun. >> they just kept arguing back and forth whether or not, you know to kill me. >> and if somebody has a gun to
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your head, you have the ultimate power. >> it's like everything just stops when you -- when someone else is sitting there with a gun pointed to your head deciding your fate. >> i think a lot of what she was saying about what happened was what happened with her and travis the day he died. >> maureen maher is with us now. it's now up for the jury to decide. you've been covering this case for a long time. what do you think they'll do? >> i think there's almost no question that they will go for the death penalty. she certainly meets the requirements for it. but what's going to be different this time around all the salacious details everyone has been focusing in on for the last few months now it's going to be a lot of sadness. parents are going to be getting up and pleading for one way or the other. either put her to death or save my child. >> do you think the jury has some kind of connection to her? i remember during the case i had never seen a case where the jury questioned the defendant directly. i had never seen that before. >> there are only three states that allow jurors to do it.
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several others recommend but this is the one that really allows them to do it. the fact that they addressed her by first name they didn't call her defendant, they didn't say miss arias, they all addressed their questions jodi how could you do this? how could you kiss another man after you had just done that to travis? it was very personal to this jury. that may work to her favor because someone may feel too close of a connection to her. even though they feel she's guilty they may not be able to put her to death. >> maureen maher, thank you very much. you can see maureen's full report on "48 hours" that airs 10:00, 9:00 central right here on cbs. charlie. bono is not only a music legend, he is also a concerned global citizen and he thinks the problem of poverty can be beaten. >> why poverty? you coul chosen this disease or that disease, but you say that's the ultimate evil here. >> i have been working for
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nelson mandela since i was about 18 years old. and mandela says you know he says poverty is not a natural condition. it is man made. this is your chance to eradicate it. not pushing this idea of charity at all, but actually it's injustice. so i've always been on the justice kick rather than a charity one. >> what's the model to attack poverty and disease wherever you find it but especially in africa? >> maybe by not stressing the word. for example, the united states it's a heroic story. you are way out in front in the fight against aids. of the eight million people over eight million people that are on anti-viral drugs, most of them are alive because of americans, so americans know that term. do people know that they're part
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of this incredible story? to me this is heroic as your intervention in the second world war. >> right, right. right. >> and no lives down just lives saved. >> you have to have a complex to do what you want to do. you've got to believe it in yourself. you've got to believe it's possible. >> well first of all, anyone who finds their way to the front of a rock band standing in the spotlight, the center of the stage is definitely and the shy one oh how did this happen to me? they're the very worst kind. i am a salesman. i come from a long line of traveling salespeople on my mother's side. i think i'm a good salesman of
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ideas. songs, melodies, if i believe in them. people get out on the streets, getting organized and fighting to eliminate extreme poverty is working. and that's the mission, because i believe as people understand it and see the successes of it then they'll do more of it. i arrived as an activist you know, social justice was part of u2's agenda. >> this song is sunday bloody sunday. >> what's the commitment that keeps it the way it is? the chemistry of a rock 'n' roll band? >> you know you're as good as the arguments you give. and i've got three of the greatest on planet earth in this
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band. they're people of great integrity. >> back in dublin what makes a songwriter? >> songwriter, you know i would -- that is you know my drug of choice. >> what's the drug? >> that's for me the thing. i cannot believe that you hear this melody line in your head and you take it down and you find words for it and arrangements for it. the next thing you know you can be in a car and tokyo and it's on the radio. ♪ songs are everything really to us in the band. people say that your songs, they're like your children. no, they're like your parents. really, they tell you what to do, they tell you how to behave they tell you how to misbehave, how to dress. everything you do is directed by the songs. >> where are you in this new
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album? because it's a title, ten reasons to do something you just threw out there, which is not the title. >> somebody asked me bhar you looking for and i said ten reasons to exist. i meant ten reasons to leave home really great songs, there's so many of them out there. and for sure they don't need it unless it's great. >> do both of these things we've been talking about today, music on the one hand and some commitment to make a better world, do they feed each other? i know how fact-based you are, but there is also poetry. does that influence what you hope to do? >> yeah it must. if music played a role for me it's probably the kid listening to music, having bob dylan or john lennon or bob marley later, you know whispering words of
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dissent and encouragement into my ear. what i got from their music was a simple idea. that the world outside the window was not fixed and that it was more maleable that everyone else is telling you. we're telling you that the world can be changed and that you must change too. sometimes people say, oh you know, they play "imagine." don't play that song. that's the only john lennon song i don't like. what do you mean? it's a hymn to universalism. no i just don't like it. i loved so many things about john lennon. he wrote the blueprint. but imagining wasn't one of them. i'm more of a doing, more of an actions, more of a building following my curiosity to understand people better, understand the world better, understand myself better. >> really there's nobody like
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him. nobody. >> yeah. >> you walked away from him feeling what? >> well, here is a man who's at the top of his game and his game is life. it is music, but it is also making a difference. and he's right, poverty does something that -- it affects your health it affects everything. and what he does is he uses his own celebrity to go butt heads with people in power. >> what were you going to say, norah? >> his one campaign which is how he does this is incredible. >> you can see the full interview with bono on charlie rose, you know he has another show tonight on cbs. you can check your local listings. channel 7.3 at my house. the cast of the new cbs comedy "we are men" join us next.
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♪ >> speaking of men, "we are men" is one of the new cbs shows coming this fall. it's a comedy about four single guys living in an apartment complex. >> you are a free man now. you can finally live. we are taking you under our wing. >> we did the same thing for gil. >> you didn't use your time well. >> look around you, you're living in paradise. we've got a killer gym. we've got indoor parking with complimentary sunday brunch and we are four exits from hollywood. >> sounds like a plan. with us are the stars of "we are men." tony shalhoub, jerry o'connell, kal penn and chris smith. good morning. >> good morning. >> i want to do a quick bio of each of you. chris, you get ditched at the
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altar. tony, you're a middle age clothing manufacturer. four-dime four-time divorcee. kal, you're a small business owner who was caught having the worst affair. and you, jerry o'connell, a speedo wearing ob/gyn who's hiding his assets until the divorce is settled. nobody looks good in a speedo over the age of 10. >> well it's all lipo gastric bypass. my entire body is filled with botox. no, it's always been a dream to play a speedo-wearing ob/gyn. a lady doctor. >> he really didn't go to medical school. >> this is what fascinates me about the show because most people don't think of men as having insecurities or fears about dating or getting back into the dating scene and your show is going to say, oh yeah we do. >> yeah. we have some damaged goods in
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these characters. these guys are basically just -- they're sort of desperately searching for love and end up finding friendship. that's kind of the base of the show. >> so kal, you worked in the white house for several years and now you're doing this show. any similarities? >> they could not be farther apart, which is great. i loved being serious in the white house, i loved being a goof ball with these guys on our new show so it's been a lot of fun. >> what's the demographic you're going after on this show? >> i think we're going to be surprised at how many women like watching this show. >> because of jerry. >> well because of the lipo and all the work jerry has done. >> thank you for that. >> but i think it's fun. there's camaraderie and it's fun watching bad ideas enacted by good-intentioned men. >> and it's not a story, jerry, that you hear on tv. it's very opposite of your life you're married to the very lovely rebecca. >> well we play recently or
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many times divorced guys. my wife and i have a joke we'd love to get divorced but neither one of us wants our children so we're going to really try to work it out. >> that is a joke. >> sadly, i think in today's day and age, i think divorce is a very real situation and it can be devastating -- it is devastating of the and this is a -- this is a show about, you know people rising from the ashes and they can only do that through camaraderie. it's -- actually it's kind of a touching show in a lot of ways. >> i love that -- you know we're four dudes so there's some raunchy humor there but at the end of every episode it ends with a certain sweetness that you see in intimate moments with devise who are as vulnerable as we are. >> i did want to tell you on day one we all knew that kal worked at the white house. we said what are you doing here? >> i played a stoner at the
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white house. >> it would be so great -- >> so do you like getting up this early? >> oh i love it. >> i do like your new loft guys. i don't think -- i see a lot of these people are just on their facebook accounts though. >> continued success, we're cheering you on. it's nice to see monk back on tv. really nice, tony. >> appreciate it. >> we invite you to catch "we are men" monday nights at 8:30 eastern, 7:30 central this fall right here on cbs. you're watching "cbs this morning."
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the best line came from jerry o'connell, charlie was the secret bidder on the bea arthur
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>> your realtime captioner: linda marie macdonald good morning, everyone. it's 8:55. i'm frank mallicoat with your kpix 5 headlines on this thursday. investigators are questioning a person of interest now in connection with a triple stabbing in san jose. 27-year-old ruben ramirez picked up in san francisco last night. a woman and her 1-year-old grandson were fatally stabbed. a 3-year-old girl remains in serious condition in a hospital this morning. bay area home prices are on the rise. the median price is about a half million dollars now for the first time in five years, and prices jumped in a big way, 17% in just one month. and the sharks play game 2 of their second round series in l.a. tonight against the kings. but they will be without recently acquired forward raffi torres. he is in new york for a disciplinary hearing for the hit against the kings' jarrett stoll during tuesday's opening loss. stoll is listed as day to days because of the injury -- day to day because of the injury. game time in l.a.
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tonight 7:00. don't forget your spurs and warriors game number 6 tonight in oakland. how about some weather? lawrence, take it away. >> we have a lot of clouds out there this morning, frank and some scattered light showers have been popping up outside. if you are heading out the door in san jose, light gray and showers showing up. our hi-def doppler radar showing you moisture moving through not a well organized storm system, but enough to keep things unsettled and possibly wet on and off throughout the day. temperatures expected to be in the 60s and maybe low 70s inland. 50s at the coast. dry weather returns tomorrow. much warmer weather expected over the weekend. we are going to check your "timesaver traffic" coming up next.
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